Hogan Lovells boosts Paris practice with leading litigation partner hire

Press releases | 25 November 2019

PARIS, LONDON, 25 November 2019 – Hogan Lovells is strengthening its disputes practice in Paris with the hire of corporate litigation and investigations specialist, Arthur Dethomas.

Arthur will join the firm from a leading French boutique firm with two associates.

With over twenty years of experience in both commercial litigation and internal investigations, he will reinforce the strong litigation practice crucial to the firm's Paris office. Arthur has extensive expertise representing clients across multiple industries in cross-border matters, including insider trading, financial fraud and violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).

Michael Davison, global Head of Litigation, Arbitration and Employment at Hogan Lovells, said: "Arthur is a highly-regarded corporate litigation and investigations specialist with an established practice in the French market, including strong relationships with some of Hogan Lovells key clients. We are delighted to welcome Arthur to our global team and we look forward to working alongside him to serve our clients in France and elsewhere."

Arthur Dethomas said: "I am delighted to be joining Hogan Lovells' market-leading global litigation practice. I am very much looking forward to working with the teams in the Paris office and around the globe.”

We will let you know when Arthur’s start date at Hogan Lovells is confirmed.